Animal Weight

How much does a Reddish-gray musk shrew weight?

It is hard to guess what a Reddish-gray musk shrew weights. But we have the answer:

An adult Reddish-gray musk shrew (Crocidura cyanea) on average weights 8 grams (0.02 lbs).

The Reddish-gray musk shrew is from the family Soricidae (genus: Crocidura). When reaching adult age, they grow up to 6.8 cm (0′ 3″). Usually, Reddish-gray musk shrews have 3 babies per litter.

As a reference: An average human weights in at 62 kg (137 lbs) and reaches an average size of 1.65m (5′ 5″). Humans spend 280 days (40 weeks) in the womb of their mother and reach around 75 years of age.

The average adult weight of a Reddish-gray musk shrew is 8 grams (0.02 lbs)

The reddish-gray musk shrew (Crocidura cyanea) is a species of mammal in the family Soricidae. It is found in Angola, Botswana, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Eswatini, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe. Its natural habitats are temperate forests, subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest, subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland, and caves.

Animals of the same family as a Reddish-gray musk shrew

We found other animals of the Soricidae family:

Animals with the same weight as a Reddish-gray musk shrew

As a comparison, here are some other animals that weight as much as the Crocidura cyanea:

Animals with the same litter size as a Reddish-gray musk shrew

Here is a list of animals that have the same number of babies per litter (3) as a Reddish-gray musk shrew: